Pub quiz questions

  1. What single object accounts for more than 99% of the solar system's mass?
    The sun

  2. What P-word means the visible surface of the sun?
    Photosphere

  3. Who was the second man to set foot on the Moon?
    Edward (Buzz) Aldin
    Space(3) 1960s(3)
    1969

  4. Which is the sixth planet from the sun?
    Saturn
    Science(4) Space(4)

  5. Who was the first American in space?
    Alan Shepard
    Science(3) People(3) Space(3) 1960s(3)
    May 5 1961

  6. What was the name of the first completed US Space Shuttle, Constitution, changed following pressure from Star Trek fans?
    Enterprise

  7. What is the name of the largest asteroid and the first to be discovered?
    Ceres
    Space(7)

  8. What kind of eclipse occurs when the Sun and the Moon aren't exactly in line?
    A partial eclipse

  9. What country's space travellers have been taikonauts since 1998?
    China's

  10. What bird gave its name to the lunar module which took Neil Armstrong to the surface of the moon?
    Eagle
    Nature(2) Space(1) 1960s(1) Biology(2)
    1969